2001 BMW 325i Q&A
2001 BMW 325i Question: Oil in radiator
During normal oil service at Jiffy Lube, my mechanic was checking various levels and topping off. When he was checking the radiator he found oil in the water. I checked and sure enough it appears as if the engine is venting oil into the radiator from someplace. Any ideas? A mechanic friend suggested it my be an oil cooler gone bad. Any thoughts and if so any estimate on cost? The car doesn't smoke to I don't believe it is a head gasket. - bluera1028
Either the power steering oil cooler of engine oil cooler. None of which i have ever seen leak through, best to have the mechanic look at it. Surprised they didn't look into it. - Chow
I have this problem in my car now, how did you fix your car? - jojotouma
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When I was checking the radiator I found oil in the water. I checked and sure enough it appears as if the engine is venting oil into the radiator from someplace. Any ideas? A friend suggested it m...
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hi i have a 1992 bmw 325i 4dr with m50 motor just recently bought the car and want to change the oil but can seem to find the oil filter can anyone help